Blog Category: Torah

Four Years of Torah Learning

When Jason Greenspan entered the Academy as a freshman, he had little experience learning Talmud and had never learned “inside”…
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Bringing Technology to Tanach

ICJA welcomed several new teachers this year. Among them is Olivia Friedman, who brings today’s technology to enhance ancient texts.…
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Promoting Israel on Campus

All I could think about after returning from my year studying in Israel was how I could get involved in…
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Connecting to Rebbeim

By Ben Schreiber (’15), speaking at the Open House At Ida Crown, as in most Jewish schools, you learn math…
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Public School Student Transfers to the Academy

By Hadar Ramot (’15), speaking at our annual Open House I transferred into the Academy from Glenbrook South high school…
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Israel: Our Blood, Our Right, Our Inheritance

Written by Chani Turk (’92) in the wake of rockets pounding on Israel. I have never really been in a…
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How We Can Help Israel

Ronit Miller (’11) talks about the situation in Israel and what we can do in chutz la’aretz to help do…
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Drawing Strength from Children

I wrote this a few weeks ago, the morning after the first Code Red siren sounded in Gush Etzion.  For…
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Directing Camp Amid Sirens

I’ve been living in Israel since I graduated ICJA in 2002, and I have been in Herzliya as part of…
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Thoughts on Life in Israel

My son was on a school trip today to a new wonderful park in Bet Shemesh. He and some friends…
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